Certified Electrician

Date:  Nov 15, 2023

Thunder Bay, ON, CA, P7B 6S8

Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.


Musselwhite Mine


We are seeking a Certified Electrician to join our Maintenance Team, reporting to the Electrical Supervisors.

Essential Duties

•    Provide maintenance support, repairs and modifications to all site electrical systems, components, facilities and equipment both on surface and underground to ensure reliable operation
•    Ensure work is carried out in a safe and efficient manner and provide input directed at improving the safety, efficiency and overall effectiveness of the Electrical department 
•    Provide electrical construction, maintenance and repair support to Mill operations, Underground operations and all surface support facilities
•    Provide installation support to the various construction initiatives both on surface and underground
•    Participate in all aspects of maintenance shutdowns
•    Provide input to maintenance and reliability improvement initiatives

Training & Experience

•    Secondary School Graduation Diploma required
•    Certificate of Qualification – Construction and Maintenance Electrician in the Province of Ontario
•    Certificate of Apprenticeship
•    Demonstrated proficiency with the Ontario Electrical Safety Code, the M421-00 Electrical Mining Code and CSA Z462 Workplace Electrical Safety
•    A minimum of 3 years' experience working in a heavy industrial environment as a certified electrician, Mining experience an asset
•    Hoisting plant experience an asset
•    Desktop and CMMS computing literacy required
•    Ability to lift, carry and push 50lbs
•    Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
•    A continuing commitment to safety and teamwork
•    Excellent communication skills (oral, written, listening)

Working Conditions

The work schedule for this position is 14 on, 14 days off, working 12-hour days.

We understand no candidate will meet every single desired qualification. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you!

As an equal opportunity employer, Newmont is committed to diversity, inclusion, and accessibility.

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.